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Susan Assouline, the Myron and Jacqueline Blank Endowed Chair in Gifted Education in the College of Education, directs the Belin-Blank International Center for Gifted Education and Talent Development … Read more
The University of Iowa has taken up collaborating with rural schools to help educate and encourage students to take STEM classes and pursue careers in STEM fields. Read more
A small but prominent group of private schools in Washington, D.C., recently announced they'd stop offering Advanced Placement courses, a brand of college-prep classes that has been growing in Iowa. Read more
Acceleration is an option for students who are academically advanced compared to peers in their age group. When is it a good idea to consider acceleration? Read more
Four Atlantic middle school students are are "Chip Champs," after their package design protected the Pringle potato chip they mailed to the school, beating out two other teams in a special STEM Excellence… Read more